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  • Google Express secret sauce     Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 10:55 AM ET

    Discussing Google Express pricing and its functionality, with Brian Nowak, Susquehanna.

  • Early Movers: XOM, HAL, DAL, GOOG, TM & more Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 7:47 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Look who wants to break up Google     Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 6:23 AM ET

    European Union lawmakers are urging regulators to break up Google, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Germany backs Blackberry's purchase of Secusmart Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 5:05 AM ET

    BERLIN, Nov 28- Germany has approved Canadian smartphone maker Blackberry's planned acquisition of Secusmart, the encryption technology of which is used to protect the mobile devices of top politicians including Chancellor Angela Merkel. The issue was particularly sensitive in Germany, given that the deal was announced after revelations that U.S....

  • Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, says he sees no reason why Europe's issue with Google may jeopardize trade relations between the U.S. and Europe

  • What are Google's options?     Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 7:50 PM ET

    Clement Teo, Senior Analyst at Forrester, questions how European officials plan to execute a move to break up Google.

  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 2000 GMT / 3:00 p.m. ET Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Oil prices plunge after OPEC decides against output cut. CALGARY- Brent crude oil plunged as much as $6.50 a barrel, and U.S. crude dropped by nearly as much, posting their steepest one-day falls since 2011, after OPEC decided against cutting output despite a huge oversupply in world markets. BOGOTA- Hundreds of thousands of people displaced from their land...

  • *Latest setback for Google already mired in privacy, other issues. BRUSSELS, Nov 27- European Union lawmakers overwhelmingly backed a motion on Thursday urging anti-trust regulators to break up Google, the latest setback for the world's most popular Internet search engine. Google has been in the EU's regulatory sights since 2010, and is also grappling with...

  • EU lawmakers vote to break up Google Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 9:07 AM ET
    A person passes by a Google logo in the company's offices in Berlin, Germany.

    European lawmakers approved separating Google's search engine from its other commercial activities on Thursday.

  • EU piling pressure on Google to change ways Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 8:02 AM ET

    BRUSSELS— European Union institutions are piling pressure on Google to change the way it operates its business and applies EU rules. The European parliament on Thursday approved a non-binding resolution that calls for the unbundling of search engines from other services that internet companies offer, a practice that could in theory lead to the break-up of...

  • BRUSSELS, Nov 27- European Union lawmakers overwhelmingly backed a motion on Thursday urging antitrust regulators to get tough on Google and other Internet search engines and consider breaking them up. The resolution did not mention Google or any specific search engine, though Google is by far the dominant provider of such services in Europe with an...

  • Corporate finance adviser Hampleton Partners' report said that $9.4 billion has been spent in the past three years to acquire so-called "Internet of Things" suppliers, with $5 billion, or more than half of the total, in the first nine months of 2014.. The report, which studied more than 100 transactions in the category, said that early consolidation has been led by...

  • Google break-up a possibility: Lawmaker     Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Spanish member of European Parliament Ramon Tremosa i Balcells, says that a break-up of Google's search engine operations from its commercial business is a possibility if the search giant does not offer a remedy to the antitrust case bought against it.

  • What's Europe's problem with Google?     Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Cyrus Mewawalla, managing director at CM Research, says the European Union's complaints against Google are not about antitrust, but about the search giant's "behavior" in the region.

  • Google a 'monopoly' in Europe: Lawmaker     Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Speaking ahead of a key vote on Google in the European Parliament, Spanish MEP Ramon Tremosa i Balcells, says the U.S. search giant has become a "monopoly" in Europe and is stifling the competition.

  • INSIGHT-Behind Google's Europe woes, American accents Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    *Google in firing line in Europe as lawmakers vote on break-up. BRUSSELS, Nov 26- When EU politicians call for the break-up of Google, it can sound like sour grapes, the anti-American backlash of an ageing Europe envious, and fearful, of the wealth and growing power of young U.S. tech giants. Indeed, to many in Brussels it is Google's fellow Americans- such as Microsoft,...

  • The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago said Motorola Mobility, a unit of Lenovo Group Ltd, could not invoke U.S. antitrust law because its foreign subsidiaries had been the "immediate victims" of a conspiracy to boost prices on liquid crystal display screens. The defendants include AU Optronics Corp, Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd, HannStar Display Corp, LG...

  • EU wants to force Google to forget people globally Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 11:10 AM ET
    A person passes by a Google logo in the company's offices in Berlin, Germany.

    The European Union is seeking to create regulation on web search engines that would apply globally.

  • *Google says privacy ruling only applies to European sites. BRUSSELS, Nov 26- European privacy regulators want Internet search engines such as Google and Microsoft's Bing to scrub results globally, not just in Europe, when people invoke their "right to be forgotten" as ruled by an EU court. Google previously said that it believed search results should be removed...

  • YouTube's Auto-Tune celebs take on karaoke Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 10:22 AM ET

    Evan Gregory, of Auto-Tune the News fame, is blowing up on a Karaoke app by luring singers to perform duets with him.